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announcer: this is the bay area news station, the kron4 news at 7:00 p.m. but when but it >>james: secretary of state henry clinton is speaking right now about the u.s. ambassador to libya being killed.
details coming up. >>da: if you have an iphone 4s, you have about a week to sell it. apple could be unveiling the iphone 5, will tell you what to expect some enough. >>darya: live pictures out of alameda, 15 people were woken up by a fire in their apartment complex. >>erica: we are seeing a lot of cloud cover over mt. tam this morning. it looks like dense fog specifically around the clothesline. into the afternoon, the cloud cover will voronoff revealing sunshine. in books like we will keep clear conditions as we head into the evening hours. oakland in the livermore could climb to 90 degrees this afternoon.
>>george: clear of looking at a critique good ride in the bay area. moderate traffic in the east bay. it is still a light ride for the peninsula and the north bay >>james: an attack in libya until the the u.s. ambassador. chris stevens was killed in this attack. if he grew up in the bay area. secretary of state helleri clinton spoke about the attack this morning. she is actually speaking right now. >> this question reflects just how complicated and at times how confounding the world's to be. if we must be clear i'd even in our grief.
this was an attack by a small and savage group. it was not the people or government of libya. everywhere kris and his team went in libya, and a country scarred by war and tyranny, they were hailed as friends and partners. when the attack came yesterday, libyans stood and fought to defend our coast. some were wounded. they carried his body to the hospital and helped rescue and lead other americans safely. last night, when i spoke with the the president of libya, he strongly condemned the violence and pledged every effort to protect our people and to pursue those who were responsible.
>> difference between the countries will not be another casualty of this attack. >> we're working closely with the libyan authorities to move swiftly and shortly. >>james: secretary of state of the bricklin is describing the attack in libya that since the life of j. christopher stephens outside of the u.s. compound in advance, as it. he grew up here in the bay area.
the feminist theater and is the early-morning fire has displaced 15 people this all started one man.
>> we evacuated the building.
ron hall was a lot of on coming out. >>will: there were 15 people inside of this two-story structure that had four separate apartments. all of them have been helped by the red cross. they are being caught up in various places around alameda county. the good news is, the fire broke and out around 1:00 a.m.. their work working smoke detectors that they have saved lives. >> it looks as though we do not see too much damage outside, it looks like it was all internal. >> a lot of damage is on the back corner, opposite where we are at. a lot of the flames shot up into the attic area. >>darya: the wait for the iphone fine it looks like will be over this morning. apple is expected to make the big announcement at their headquarters in san francisco. will tran is live there outside of the big event.
>>will: right now, it is just a rumor but there is a lot of work for just a rumor. they will open the doors at 10:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.. the word is they will unveil the new iphone 5. when they sent out the news release that was a silhouette of the number five. take a look at your screen coming here are some bullet points of the new products. it's it should have a bigger screen. dekraai iphone 4s has 34 5 in. fifth34 5 in. fifth if it is un today there is a chance that it could hit stores in a week or two. the habit of time off to settle it.
the only big about the iphone, there is a rumor that they will talk about the ipad. they are dominating the tablet market and there is a chance that they could be done about a smaller version of the ipad. >>dan: >>darya: we will go back to well as the action happens. we will be back in a couple of minutes.
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>>james: a shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. near west macarthur boulevard. there were two men seen running from the area, but no arrests have been made. >>james: cases of was now hires are up 20% in the last week. there was a woman in contra costa county that ended up with less now divers. most people who contracted the virus really never know they have it. only 20 percent come down with flu like symptoms. we will take a quick break and
be right back.
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ron at >>mark: in germany will be participating in a bailout fund for the rest of europe. in other bay area stocks, apple stock is flat ahead of the announcement of the new iphone coming out.
we're watching facebook stock as well. their stock is soaring, above 6 percent right now. we are also watching bay area unemployment rates. the bay area is doing much better than the rest of the state when it comes to unemployment. labor statistics show that california's unemployment rate at 10.7%. in the bay area, a lot lower. marin county has the lowest unemployment rate in the state. san francisco has the fourth lowest in the state. the unemployment rate in santa clara is at 8.7%, a lot better than it was just two years ago in august. it was 11.7%. >>james: facebook founder and ceo mark zuckerburg has delivered for the first time since the company went public, a company statement.
facebook stock has gone down quite a bit since debuting, it has nearly lost half of its value. zuckerburg spoke about that very candidly yesterday. >> the performance of the stock has obviously been disappointing. we care about our shareholders and the commitment made. we are going to do the things that we think will build the value of the long term. >> and a regulatory filing he declared may he will hold on to all of his shares for at least a year. >>darya: a bill that will implement sweeping changes to the state's pension system and save taxpayers billions is expected to be signed into law today. the governor signed the bill at a ceremony today. the bill will increase the retirement age for new employees.
it will also requirworkers were not contributing half of their retirement costs, to a more. >>erica: sometimes, looks can be deceiving. right now it is great and pretty overcast. it is not the most pleasant morning we have seen the into the afternoon blue skies and sunshine with temperatures warmer compared to yesterday. it's we do have some dense fog to contend with closer to the coastline. as we focus our attention on the numbers, we have not seen too much movement in temperatures. 55 in richmond, a degree warmer
than that in san mateo. upper 50s in redwood city, 54 in santa rosa. the '50s, as we take them into the afternoon, warmer conditions compared to yesterday with high pressure firmly in place. temperatures will be right around the seasonal average tariff we are once again climbing into the upper 80s for its third in antioch. 90 in livermore and 70 in san leandro. still looks like because of the marine layer into the afternoon we will see partly sunny conditions however it will be chilly. the extended forecast shows tomorrow could be the warmest day of the week.
by 3:00 p.m., the red on the screen shows a little more could reach 70 in san francisco the warmest day of the week. and anarchy fog returning by next work week. >>george: we are continuing to monitor a small commute around the bay. at the bay bridge, the 880 approach is getting more delayed, 16 minutes from the nimitz. for the salmon tail bridge, the drive time across the span remains the same. your ride to the golden gate
has been slow all morning long. the fog is not on the deck but it does obscure the north tower. 27 minutes from hercules to berkeley. the volume is definitely building their as well as 680 6 101 is getting in a little heavier as is to 80 and highway 85. in the north bay, the drive time is at 34 minutes. >>darya: drivers who are hoping to see gas prices drop at the end of this summer, if prices increase in august because of hurricane isaacs. some analysts say the price drop is now being delayed because eyes it hits so close
to december 15th. and >>darya: here is the new video of last month's refinery fire in richmond that injured six and sent more than 14,000 people to bay area hospitals. this was five minutes, the first five minutes of the fire. state investigators say there are still a lot of questions about the faulty pipe and air district quality officials are working on a plan to improve air monitoring. the existing system was unable to determine how much pollution
people were breeding and during the fire. >> heavy thunderstorms turned outlaw state district into rivers. even rescue helicopters had to come into play as people were trapped by the high water. water levels rose several feet high and in some areas power was knocked out for quite a while. >>darya: we will be back with more in a couple of minutes. here is an of close look at
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a rubber been >>darya: more than one dozen buildings in west berkeley were hit by vandals. this building at the corner of
fourth and harrison is one of the 15 that were vandalized. it happened after an event at the old cement factory. that building has been abandoned, the owner decided to give the artists who have been using the walls as a canvas one last chance off credit card there was too big of a crowd and many people were turned away. >> golf legend arnold palmer and is trying on one of the nation's highest honors. he will be awarded the congressional gold medal later today for recognizing his achievements in golf and his civic contributions. fans of feet turned 83 this past monday. for >>darya: for the hall says they will start posting calorie
counts next week as a part of the president's health-care overhaul which requires a change with 21 locations to close calorie counts as early as next year's 50th 50th they w also test healthier menu items including the eighth love is made with egg whites for >>mark: here is a quick look at the approach to the bay bridge. it is a bet that a little bit. an update on traffic would george and the latest on our top stories including the developments coming out of libya this morning.
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>>mark: our developing story, a live look from the white house.
we're waiting any moment for the president to come out and talk about an attack in libya that killed the u.s. ambassador christopher stevens and three other employees were killed in a rocket attack in their cars as they were fleeing the embassy . the president is expected to announce he will be sending 50 marines to benghazi. he will be increasing security for all diplomats overseas. this attack at the facility and in gauzy and cairo, the u.s. embassy there, all apparently was sparked by an online at documentary that criticizes the profit mohammed. we will follow the latest as
soon as the president comes out >>erica: the heat is on, especially tomorrow, which will be the warmest day of the week. we are already seeing plenty of sunshine inland. upper 50s in hayward. kantor's will range for low 60s ranging into the low 90s. into tomorrow expect warmer conditions. looking ahead we will continue with warm weather around the bay area. a full look at your afternoon highs and the 7 day around the bay forecast coming up. >>george: a quick commute check as look at the right coming out of san jose.
" " it still looks pretty dead sluggers are on the guadalupe parkway. in the south bay, moderate conditions. in the east bay moderate to heavy. for the peninsula, light-moderate conditions. for the north bay, the drive times are about 34 minutes.
>> there will be a mini dock connector. that will be a new feature well as 4g ltv which would make for much faster internet browsing. many experts are also concerned about battery life. they say that apple should sometime soon, with a battery that lasts longer. >> one place they can really make a difference is the battery life. that is a compelling argument. >> we will be chatting with a gabe slate, he is live on the scene. >>darya: just after 7:00 p.m.
in the parking lot near sycamore drive and l streets, witnesses said they saw several men are doing in the shots are fired. one man had a bullet wound in and another was shot. both are expected to survive. >> a former priest is accused of molesting one of the students more than 30 years ago the college announced that a student accused the brother of molesting him in the '60s and '70s. if carrington has not been with the school since 1974. so far, no other victims have come forward. at this moment for harrington is not facing criminal charges. in oakland teenager is accused of killing his adoptive parents and admitted to the murders. he is charged with two counts of murder and is suspected of strangling his adopted parents and a set of anger after he was
suspended from school for something marijuana. the two were found in a car outside of their home in january. he is being charged as an adult. >>darya: the presidential debates are just a few weeks which canada will have the upper hand? a new poll shows 59 percent of likely voters think that the president will have an advantage in as the three debates. 34 percent say mitt romney will be the president off in a matchup. the first debate is up to of research in denver. state safe notification laws could affect the outcome of the election. the study finds that nearly 700,000 minority voters under the age of 30 may be unable to cast a ballot in november soft
because of strict photo id laws it's 17 states have put either a strict photo id requirement in place, requesting a photo i. d. or they have a provisional option templates or they have passed a law that has yet to take effect. and only 25-50 percent of the time did they have a photo id. >>mark: we will take a quick break, we are waiting for the president to comment on the attack until the u.s. ambassador in libya. we have a live picture of the white house and we will bring in his comments last. here is a live look in walnut creek on 680.
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>>darya: chicago teachers still protesting. the district says they have a long way to go. teachers are also concerned about job security the this is a you call them that is all you its teachers based on standardized test scores. if the chicago school district is the third largest in the country. >> a federal prosecutor said in manager at a farm will plead guilty to trying to bribe an inspector a bribe to approve eggs for sale they did not meet federal standards. >>darya: the usda is releasing new drown numbers. they have slightly lowered their forecasts from 123 bu. per acre acre, this is the lowe
yield since 1995. >>mark: an update on the bus monitor who was bullied by a group of children on the school bus, she is $700,000 richer. the ordeal began in june. she was bullied and tormented by the children at the bust. someone recorded it in and acquitted on you to ban that is when things turn around. a man saw it, posted on you to and raised $700,000 for her. >>mark: secretary of state hillary clinton addresses the attack in libya. >>president obama: american diplomats and civilians worked tirelessly across the world. often, they are away from their families, sometimes a
brave great danger. yesterday, four of these extraordinary americans are killed on attack at a diplomatic post in benghazi. among those killed was our ambassador chris stevens off as well as a foreign service officer, sean smith. we are still notifying the families of the others who were killed. today, the american people stand united and holding the families and our thoughts and prayers. the united states condemns, in the strongest terms, this outrageous and shocking attack. we are working with the government of libya to secure our diplomats. i have also directed the administration to increase security and diplomatic posts around the world. make no mistake, we will work with the libyan government to bring to justice the killers who attacked our people. since our founding, the united
states has been a nation that respects all groups. we reject all efforts to denigrate religious beliefs of others. there is no justification to this type of senseless violence already, many libyans have joined us in doing so. this attack will not break the bonds between the united states and libya. the libyans of bat against the attackers alongside americans a they carry the ambassadors body to the hospital. at the height of the revolution, chris let our diplomatic post in benghazi. he built partnerships with
libyan revolutionaries and helped them as they planned to build a new libya. we have relied deeply of his knowledge of the situation there. he was a role model to all who worked with him and the the young diplomats who aspire to walk in his footsteps.
>> yesterday was a painful day for our nation. i've visited the graves of dribs that made the ultimate sacrifice and a rock and afghanistan and a hallowed grounds of arlington cemetery. i had the opportunity to say thank-you and visit some of our wounded warriors at walter reed then, last night we learned of this attack in benghazi. as americans, let us never ever forget that our freedom is only sustained because our people who are willing to fight for it and stand up for it and in some cases who laid down their lives for it. a country is only as strong as the character of our people into the service of those both civilian and military who represent us from around the globe. there are no acts of terror
that oliver shake the resolve of this nation or alter the character or eclipse the values that we stand for. to date we mourn for more americans who represents the best of the united states. we will not waver in our commitment to see that justice is done for this terrible act. these americans stood up for freedom and human dignity. this should give every american great pride we grieve with their families, but let us carry on their memory and let us continue their work of seeking a stronger america and a better world for all of our children. thank you.
>> that is the president making comments about the four americans that were killed in an attack in benghazi. the american that was killed was j christopher stephens. he is from the bay area and grew up here. a graduate from cal. the attack that happened on the u.s. compound was sparked by a mob that was angry over an anti islam self that was made by an israeli that lives here in california. will follow the latest in this developing story and be right back. hemphill
>>darya: let's talk about madison baumgartner, is it normal for a future to hit that home run?
>>gary: in reality, they do not normally hit a homerun but he will tell you, the pigeon was not very good, so he had to take matters into his own hands >>darya: if you have to love if that the dodgers lost to the giants. >>darya: baumgartner >>darya: the relief pitchers the needs did an amazing job.
>>gary: to me, that was impressive. data is >>darya: that was 11 wins in a row on the road or.
>>gary: we should not show that video anymore. >>darya: there is news that they have offered and be very spot on the ice. did you hear about this?
>>darya: maybe it would toughen up his image. he is from canada, hockey is a big sport there. who does not skate? >>darya: he is too pretty to get a broken nose.
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>>president obama: the united states condemns this outrageous attack. >> this is the president speaking moments ago how about the attack that killed the u.s. ambassador to libya. >>da: into hours, the iphone 5 should be unveiled to the world we will tell you what to expect coming up in a live report. >> and alameda, 15 people were welcomed by a fire had their apartment complex. first, an update on bay area weather and traffic.
>>erica: we're still continued with cloud cover along the coastline. we will see the pattern of morning clouds and afternoon sunshine. mid-90s for some of our east bay valleys. we will continue to see fog over the next several days. not much change in san francisco. coming up in my next report i will show you where these numbers are expected to go into the afternoon. >>george: we are looking at a hot spot on interstate 280. the southern freeway coming up from daly city. it is at geneva that an accident occurred off of the freeway.
it is jammed out of daly city and along the southern freeway for the northbound right. wheel of did the drive times coming up. >>darya: we are continuing to follow a developing story this morning. the u.s. ambassador to libya hand three other security staffers for were killed in a rocket attack on their car in libya. we learn if they graduate cal berkeley in 1982. the president spoke a few minutes ago condemning the attacks. >>president obama: we're working with the country of libya to secure our diplomats and we're looking to increase security at our diplomatic posts around the world.
for >>jackie: fire investigators from the alameda fire department had just left. the fire broke out early this morning displeasing at least 15 people. if according to alameda fire around 1:00 a.m. there received a phone call from this two-story building that actually has four units inside. phil according to officials, bystanders and witnesses told them there were people still inside the building. at that point, firefighters made entry.
they found one person still inside. that person was disabled and had to be physically carried out of the house during a fire. that person was treated here at the scene. we did speak to a fire captain who describes not only the fire, but the rescue. >> upon arrival, and bystander at a lower unit had to be rescued. the person was rescued and we have evacuated the building of the other occupants. >> as i said earlier, there are actually four units inside the building. 15 people were inside when the fire broke out.
we're also told by firefighters inside there were working smoke detectors inside the building when the fire broke out which is good news. >>darya: we are a few moments away from apple making a big announcement. >> we are waiting for gabe slate to go inside. in looks like a red carpet event. the iphone 5 is expected to be the star of the event but we should find out conclusively. they sent a news release with
the silhouette of a number five here is what some of our viewers had to say. >> always figured out a way to introduce new technology they may not need right away >>will: is that it wants or in need? >> i think it is both. >>will: what are you looking for in the new iphone? >> a nicer screen and some better accessibility for utilizing a wireless technology >> it is interesting that he did not say anything about battery life.
the will >> the screen goes from 3.5 in. to 4 in. with the new iphone. >>mark: still ahead, we're watching wall street.
we will tell you what is happening on wall street and be right back as the kron4 news continues.
and >>george: a sig alert has been issued, a special traffic advisory for san francisco, to 80. the two right lanes are shut down and traffic is backed up before daly city on 280 northbound. you may want to think about cutting across on 3d.
>>darya: facebook founder and ceo mark zuckerburg has delivered his first major public address since the company went public in may. a zuckerburg talk about his company's performance yesterday >> the performance of the stock has obviously been disappointing. we care about our shareholders and the commitment we made is that we will execute its mission of making the world more connected. we will do the things we think will build the value of the long term. >>darya: and a regulatory filing last week he said he will not sell any of his face looks out for at least a year.
>>mark: cases of was now virus are on the rise. details next.
and in an hour r is >> >> after a couple of hours, you'll see a radical difference in the iphone theory if it will look more like an android and have a bigger screen. it will have a 4 in. screen. it will be thinner and have a slightly curved your sheet. you will know when you see this that it is the new iphone.
>> it was definitely longer in the center in the video. >> i do think it will be something like that. some people like the bigger screen. people are loyal to the iphone. it will be very interesting. each time they come up with a better processor, it is faster. they're using new technology that lets them combine a couple of layers. some
>> i a.m a fan of the ipod. i think to have lost focus on the ipod. i think they're done with it. in the stores possibly some
timber 21st. >>grant: 10:00 a.m. i will be live. i will try to update the information as quickly as i can firstfirst for the evening news tonight will also have more information. >> george rask is tracking hot spots. new >>george: to lanes of the 7 freeway northbound are blocked. traffic is backed up in the northbound direction.
a slow ride getting into this city. looking at a bridge check for you as we track a ride to the bay bridge westbound, we have had a fairly typical back up to the edge of the macarthur maze. a 20-22 minute drive time. 19-21 minutes from the east shore freeway westbound. in easier commute westbound with no stalls or accidents. for the golden gate bridge right, we're starting to see traffic beginning to peak. >>erica: it is certainly cloudy. overcast grey skies as we take a live look in san francisco.
pretty dense cloud cover situated along the coastline. cloudy conditions only impacting those of unit waterfront. we do have some things to talk about as we head into the afternoon. the cloud cover and morning fog will start to burn off. with that, sunshine and a disguise the temperatures sitting pretty close to the seasonal average. that means 70's and 80's in the south bay.
costs in the north bay slightly breezy but overall pretty it's pleasant and comfortable conditions the extended forecast does show that tomorrow could be the warmest day of the week. for the tomorrow by lunchtime, 88 for livermore, 83 in san jose. temperatures will continue to skyrocket into the afternoon. by 3:00 p.m. we could squeeze out some mid-90s. the rest of your 7 day forecast shows a pretty consistent weather. more and the way of an onshore flow and temperatures will stay in los '90s inland. upper seventies around the bay and upper 60s for the coast. by sunday, a resurgence in the fall. partly cloudy conditions into the afternoon. for more on your whether you can always turn into comcast
channel 193 or digital 4.2. >>mark: in cases of was mild virus and a woman in contra costa county has contracted west nile most people who contracted the virus never even know they have it. some come down with you like symptoms but for some, symptoms can become severe. that could lead to paralysis or even death. >>darya: there is new video of last month's chevron refinery fire that injured 60 and sent more than 14,000 people to area hospitals. here, you can see how things unfolded.
safety investigators say there are a lot of questions about a faulty pipe. >> we do not know why the decision was made not to replace this type in november of 2011. we do know that it was well on its way of standing. this and >>darya: air quality district officials are working on a plan to improve the monitoring of air quality because the existing system was unable to determine how much pollution people were breeding and.
>>darya: welcome back. firefighters have but of this wildfire and walker county texas. the fire and the burning 500 a. near huntsville, but no damage and no one was hurt. >>mark: heavy thunderstorms turned streets into rivers. these fire fighters and helicopter crews arrested 20 people suck in their cars because of the flood waters. water levels were several feet high in many areas.
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and >>george: we have a slow ride coming in from the peninsula. the back of greed is all the way up to geneva. in san francisco, the two right lanes remain blocked. emergency crews are on the scene of the big rig accident. the accident is off the roadway. emergency vehicles of the two right lanes shutdown.
you're better bet may be to delete a departure for the northbound right into san francisco. >>erica: happy wednesday. as a ticket live look outside from the mt. tam cam, a blanket of cloud cover really impacting because one with pretty dense fog. morning clouds and after an sunshine for the next several days. >>james: we are following the latest developments out of libya, u.s. ambassador christopher stevens and three other security staffers were killed last night in the western city of benghazi.
here is a photograph. we have been learning more about the ambassador all morning long. the attack happened yesterday as the group was trying to get out of the area. earlier reports are that he died in a rocket attack on the car that was taking him away from the sieged american consulate. the president came earlier this wine, we also heard from secretary of state of the clintons. flynn also heard a word from leaders around the world, all of the and condemning the attacks. he graduated in the early '80s from uc-berkeley. the president had these words to say. >> he led our diplomatic post in benghazi. he had skill, courage and
resolve. he worked tirelessly to support this democracy. >> again, that was the president this morning. we also heard from easy hastings law school. they released a statement this morning, he did graduate from university back in the league east. on behalf of the faculty and staff from the university of california hastings college of law, we express our sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues. again, this is all in reaction
to a video. the video clip the prophet mohammed and somewhat of a bad light. and >>darya: all eyes around the world on san francisco has apple is about to unveil the iphone 5. we're also learning more about what that might include as well as what might be in store for the ipad. will tran and has been out there all morning long.
many experts are concerned with the battery life. they're really hoping that one of the new features will be apple having a longer life. >> beyond the hardware and software costs that would be a compelling argument for people to say hey this is the best performing 4g lcd phone. a lot of times that recovery is an issue. >>darya: people around the world are watching this unfold. in every language, they are telling people that apple is updating. we are waiting to see what the big changes and will be
unveiled. we have to reporters on scene to tell you what happened. >>mark: about 160 concerned residents packed a city council meeting to talk about their concerns over a recent string of officer involved shootings. last sunday 823 year-old was shot and killed by police. officers fired more than 30 rounds into his parked car after officers say below looks as though he was reaching for a gun. his family is demanding answers. they say they have not received any information from police and have not been able to see in their son's body. >> i think it is disgusting. >> police say there have been seven officers involved shootings this year. five of the shootings have been fatal. >>darya: still ahead on the kron4 news, the big changes to
the mcdonald's menu. we will tell you what you'll notice starting next week.
>>darya: mcdonald's is going to have healthier menu items. the ed nelson will be made with egg whites
>>mark: the rise in high deductible plans cause lower premiums. lastly premiums bite off 9%. >>darya: we have heard all about fish oil. a new study says that may not be the case. fish oil supplements contain omega 3 fatty acids. close as have been shown to
lower blood pressure and reduce triglycerides. clinical trials have mixed results. a new study says overall tax will supplement her more effective than a placebo. still ahead, a dramatic and her for the oakland a's. we will break down last night's game and the highlights here is a live look from mt. tam cam. a beautiful shot to chilly as we're looking at the warmest day of the week.
>>george: out will come back. the hot spot is interstate 280 in san francisco. the seventh freely between the of the city and the to emerge. the two lanes are blocked at geneva avenue north >> . this is even affecting traffic in pacifica.
highway 1 is backed up from before skyline boulevard. we have reports of slow traffic time to get up to join to 80 northbound. it is really backed up on highway 1 and 280 with two lanes shutdown and no indication of when the lanes will reopen. a quick look at the bridges for you. on the bay bridge was found, the back of is starting to diminish. your ride on the san mateo bridge has been problem free all morning long. things look to be winding down a bit here. on the golden gate bridge we are still seeing heavy traffic in likely will be for another 40 minutes on 101 south bend. slow and go from the south
tower to the toll plaza. >>darya: the president is strongly condemning the attack on the u.s. consulate in bolivia that killed four americans including ambassador christopher stephens. we're waiting on the big announcement from apple. where has the the fog will be longer in the slammer with a 4 in. screen. cases of was not are up from the countries. at least one person in contra costa county. >> the president to debate is a few weeks away. which canada will have the upper hand? for a new poll shows that 59 percent of voters think the president will have an advantage in the three debates. 34 percent that say that romney will be if the president. the first debate coming up on october 3rd in denver. states with photo identification laws could affect the outcome.
a new study by the university of chicago have found that nearly 700,000 minority voters under the age of 30 30 or unabl to cast a ballot because of strict photo id laws. >> researchers say the young voters and have a valid id, only 25-50 percent of the time. >>darya: thousands of teachers in chicago are not in class for a third straight day. there on the ticket lines instead. a spokesperson for the union says they have a long way to go agreeing to only six of the 49 points.
" " >>erica: temperatures have not really changed since we started the forecast this morning. it will be soon to climb as we head into the afternoon. los '60s and it will climb into the 80s and 90s. looking ahead we will continue with pretty warm weather, that is certainly the key as we head into the weekend. full details on that coming up in the kron4 7 day around the bay forecast. delays at sf international are impacting arriving flights due to poor visibility. certainly call ahead and check with your carrier. as of right now it is not having impact on departing
flights. turning our attention to the east bay, upper 80s for fairfield, mid-80s for concord, livermore coming in at 90 degrees. comfortable and mild conditions for the east the shoreline. for downtown san francisco will be cooler today compared to average curious most sunny skies coming in at 66. ron flickr 62 in daly city.
a look at your extended forecast. to broaden 60 to be the warmest day of the week with some stocks climbing to the mid-90s. pretty warm weather as we transition into the weekend. >>mark: the oakland a's finished game 2 about the angels in dramatic fashion. it is the fifth straight win for the oakland a's, the 11th when on the road.
good news for the oakland a's. pitcher brand and mccarthy is back at home. he was released from hospital less than one week after being hit in the head by a line drive he underwent surgery last wednesday. >>mark: the giants are coming back from being 4-0 down. baumgartner was not great on the mound but he helped his cause. he hit a three run homer to tie the game in the fourth. >>darya: here is a look at the surf or four.
kron4 once again giving you the best seat in the house for the blue angels show. it is the blue angels live, in part of the fleetweek festivities. it is hosted by our very own mark danon. flat rock her arse off >>mark: still ahead, usually cars go in the garages, not under them, we will tell you how this happened coming up.
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>>darya: the garage fell on this man's car. it was tropical storm lesley that pick up the garage and dropped it on top of this 1984 corvette. they're coming concede the garage parked on top of that corvette. other than that, no word of any major injuries. >>mark: coming up on the kron4
news, we are waiting on apple to unveil the latest iphone. it is expected to be unveiled in just an hour from now. we're also following the latest developments out of alameda. dozens force out of their apartments because of fire. he live report coming up. a surprising number of households in the nation do not have a checking account. details ahead and changes for the noted dame fighting irish as well. more on that coming up at 9:15 a.m.. here is a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza. traffic is backed up at the end of the lot. the kron4 news continues in two minutes.
third >>mark: we heard from secretary of state's hillary clinton, and attacking libya killed four americans. we have the latest developments. >> the president condemned the attacks from the white house today and the search for those responsible is on. >>president obama: >> the united states deployed a group of marines to libya to help secure u.s. facilities one day after heavily-armed for testers was faulted the consulate killing united states
ambassador to libya j christopher stevens and three others. washington, the president said he mourned for those who died far from home on the anniversary of 911 and said the u.s. would work with the libyan government to hold the attackers accountable. >>president obama: the united states condemns this outrageous and shocking attack. make no mistake, we will work with the libyan government to bring to justice, the killers who attacked our people. >> he had been working in and out of libya for approximately five years and was appointed by the president as ambassador to libya in may. as ambassador, he was helping libya transition to a free society after the fall of muammar gaddafi. today, the libyan government apologize for the attack. >> we apologize to the u.s. and to the american people and the government and the rest of the world. >> have a great clinton also
condemned the violence. for >> this was an attack by a small and savage group, not the people or government of libya. >> it is believed that the violence in libya and and on th. s. embassy in cairo, were in protest on on-line film that is considered to some to be offensive to islam. >> there is a late word that the fbi will be getting involved in this investigation. for the >>george: it has been nearly two hours since we have had lanes blocked on to lead the northbound at geneva for an accident that damaged a tree. a big rig and another vehicle collided.
heading up the hill from manor drive we're still getting reports of slower than usual traffic on highway one northbound. 3d is not much of an alternate. >>erica: a lot of people are skeptical about the pretty pleasant conditions we are anticipating they did this afternoon. we had a lot of cloud cover to contend with. >> we are starting to see sunshine and temperatures are slowly but shortly starting to
climb. into the afternoon, sunny skies will prevail. mostly clear conditions as a head into the evening hours. the conditions will be even warmer as the head into tomorrow. >>darya: will tran is live outside of the event. >>will: use in see the people behind me, you would think it is the world premiere of star wars. people are walking by and taking pictures.
there is speculation apple will unveil the iphone 5. third third quarter i spoke with a couple of people currently of the iphone 4s. here's what they're looking for. >> and on bird battery life of course. it flashed cleared late videos. >>will: a bigger screen? >> i a.m happy with the size of the screen. if they could increase the size of the screen without
increasing the entire size of the phone. >>will: a gabe slate is inside in will let us know more.
>>darya: i love that, the apple people ask you if you had questions but then give you nothing. >>mark: and alameda, more than one dozen people forced out of their apartment overnight because of a fire. jackie sissel is live on the scene. fox >>jackie: no one was injured, it could've been a lot worse. in early morning fire displaced some 50 residents. according to the alameda county fire department, about 1:00 a.m. the received a call from witnesses and a bit worse
smoke and flames coming out of the house on the corner of chestnut and pacific. there was a paraplegic inside the building that had to be physically carried out of the house. >> upon arrival, bystanders notify the officer that someone
needed to be rescued. the officer was able to rescue that percent. as i arrived as of the office of taking a person of the building. >> as i said earlier, and all, 15 people were living side when the fire broke out. we are told that all of them have been displaced. the good news is the red cross was able to provide temporary shelter. there were working smoke detectors that may have saved lives.
>>mark: there is rumored release of the iphone 5. that announcement and the unveiling is expected in about 45 minutes. in our last hour we chatted with a gabe slate and he talked with us about some of the improvements are rumored to be in a new iphone. >> we might really see a much thinner from and all of us thought.
>>james: we will follow this story as it develops. there is one thing apple could do that would blow the competition out of the water, we will hear more on that at the bottom of the hour. >> people are making big bucks regarding apple in its products we will hear about all the speculation coming up in a moment.
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>>mark: the dow jones is up 18 points on this wednesday to 13,003 43. >> if nothing comes upper
>> a 10 million households in the u.s. to not have made it count? >> 8.2 percent of households, one in 12 americans did not have a bank account at all. many people prefer not to use accounts. this pushes them into check cashing services or pawnshops' or rent on were paid a mounts. the fundamentals for retirement start with having a plan and having goals. in an inner alternatives to banking are too expensive. 20 percent of americans have no bank account at all.
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>>darya: must still look at whether with erika's. >>erica: it is pretty sunny but we're still contending with cloud cover closer to the clothesline. sunshine across the bay area. as we headed to the afternoon, tomorrow could be the warmest day of the week. because of the cloud cover we are contending with, delays at sfo are extending to 53 minutes keep this in mind if you're picking someone up from the airport. cloud cover is not impacting flights at oakland international were sent as a minetta. checking out temperatures right outside the door, they are slowly warming in some of
our east these thoughts. temperatures are sitting comfortably around the seasonal average. we could climb into the upper 80s for fairfield, of pittsburg, mid-70s in union city and another court to stay on top for the north bay. reconditions into the afternoon with up for 70's for the most part. temperatures will be cooled with an average in downtown san francisco. looking ahead a your extended forecast summit tomorrow could be the warmest day of the week.
as the bush the clock forward tenders will increase. fas move will continue with warm weather and offshore flows in play. a ridge of high pressure building and it looks like sunday fog will certainly make a comeback. chances of a partly cloudy conditions into the afternoon. a cooling trend as the star of the next work with. >>george: the backups maybe easing but we're still contending with a hot spot that has to lanes of a major freeway instead francisco shut down. if that is to 80 northbound at the geneva off ramp. the right lanes have been closed for over two hours with a sig alert in effect. the chp is working to clear an accident.
101 northbound has been heavier than usual. many of you have been using it as an alternate. we are looking at an extra 30 minutes and travel time from the early game in san francisco. the bay bridge westbound is still backed up. the san mateo bridge is still a little heavy westbound. on the golden gate bridge we
are so heavy from the south tower to the eight gates. >>darya: we will continue with developing news in a couple of minutes. >> paul ryan is holding a town hall meeting.
>>mark: to help prevent further infections of it was not virus, contra costa county will be foggy for mosquitoes. >>darya: there is new video of last month's chevron refinery fire that injured six workers and sent more than 14,000 people to hospitals. take a look at the video, this is of the first five minutes. we have increased the sequence of that you can see how things unfolded. safety investigators say there are still in a lot of questions about the faulty pipe.
>>mark: will tran is live at the year but when a center for the arts in san francisco with of the announcement from idle -- from apple. >>will: thousands from the bay area and across the world are waiting to hear the announcement. if this is not the iphone 5, we have wasted a lot of times. you can see people across the street, they're here for conventions and, they have to
stop by and just take pictures. this is a phenomenon as far as top pop culture. once it is unveiled it is the unofficial start of the holiday season because it would generate billions. yes, billions! >>darya: let's go back to george from update on a hot spot.
the accident occurred well before that but the backup is still not as bad as it had been it is accepted to pacifica, all the way into serramonte. here is the ride on 101 northbound. stanley roberts tells me the heading up from san mateo, northbound at peninsula there is a vehicle blocking the fast lane.
>>mark: 4 americans killed in libya. christopher stephens was killed in benghazi. we just learned more about stevens, he graduated from cal and went to piedmont high school, class of 1978. he graduated from cal berkeley
in 1982. we are also hearing that there were no wounds on his body, he died from asphyxiation from smoke. the president and libyan officials condemned the attack. >>president obama: chris let our diplomatic post in and got seeds. his skill, courage and resolve helped to build partnerships with libyan revolutionaries and helped them as they planned for the building of libya. the gaddafi regime came to an andand which was there to serve as our ambassador.
>>darya: police in antioch are investigating a shooting at 7:00 p.m. and a parking lot near sycamore drive witnesses if they saw several men are given before the shots were fired theory the two that are expected to survive serious damage a former priest at the south a college for a school is accused of molesting one of this to this city of sirte he has been of the schools and 1974. he is not facing criminal charges.
of fog >> his family is disputing the police account of what happened in the they are demanding answers. they say they have not received any information from police and have still not allowed to see his body. >> questions have not been asked. i think it is disgusting. >> police say that there have been seven officers involved shootings in vallejo this year, five of the shootings have been fatal. >>mark: the latest out of the hall also, a rash of car break-ins. this all happening within a mile of each other on el camino
reality and over 2 middlefield road. six of the break-ins happened on september 5th in the stanford shopping center parking lot. on the same night on high street near university avenue, ford vehicles were broken into. later that same night there was a break-in house at the garage over on copper street. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. we're just about 20 minutes away from a big unveiling, an announcement from apple in the san francisco. we are live outside of the announcement area at your boy and gardens and waiting to see, is it a new iphone 5?
there could also be in a change in the ipad.
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if >>mark: we're just a few weeks away from the first presidential debate. which canada will have the upper hand? a new cnn poll shows that 59 percent of likely voters think that the president will have and advantage. 34 percent say that romney will be the president in a verbal matchup. the first debate is scheduled for october 3rd in denver. it seems that the little identification laws could affect the outcome of the november elections. a new study at washington university in st. was found that 700,000 minority for this may not be able to cast their ballot fast in november it has a strict quota idea laws. 17 states either put a strict law requirement in place of requested full id provisions for voting for they have already passed a law.
researchers say younger voters that have a valid id, only 20-30 percent have them. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look outside in walnut creek. a sun is shining and traffic looks like. fog
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>> daniel is a self described apple fan. the owns just about every apple products. >> all kinds of people want to know what apple will be doing next. apple is notoriously secretive. it is believed as many as 100 web site track accompanies every move. >> they are really leading the edge of technology. >> these pictures were first
obtained by another site lending credibility to rumors of the next phi pham. another site has become so popular and lucrative that its founder quit his medical practice to concentrate on the site full time. >> would try to get the big picture of what apple is doing. obviously that is what a lot of people have wanted. >> he says his side gets 8 million unique visitors a month making him one of the most popular blocks in the u.s.. >> a lot of our job is deciding what is fake and white.
>> apple's ceo tim cook told attendees that the company is doubling down on the secrecy, no doubt to prevent leaks from appearing on the blocks for the company announces them. the sites only seems that to the company's mystique and fuel customers' desires to get their hands on the company's next products. >>darya: george has been falling this hot spot for how long? >>george: 2.5 hours on 280 in the northbound direction. i just spoke with california highway patrol. a big rig to cut some trees on the right side of the roadway. even of the accident was well
off the freeway it was still the two right lanes that were and are blocked while the siege the works to deal with it, they are doing lane closest wildcat the tramp -- caltrans is working to clear the scene. >> other freeways are doing better. it has been pretty quiet for the marin ride this morning. no hot spots or major
incidents. we have had some slow traffic right now things are winding down nicely. drive times out of nevada are close to 30 minutes or less. >>erica: a lot of fog and a cloud cover is pretty stubborn this morning. we certainly saw overcast conditions of the above. it looks like san mateo will be coming in at 58. into the 3:00 hour we will see 60s along the coastline.
things will go back down as we headed to 6:00 p.m.. afternoon highs are similar to what we saw yesterday. temperatures are running around the seasonal average. >> the kron4 7 day around the bay forecast shows tomorrow could be the warmest day of the week. more fog as we head into sunday.
>>mark: we will be right back as the kron4 news continues.
>>darya: a place called paradise, is anything but. they had a tropical storm and lesley
paul >>darya: fleetweek is hosted by our own mark danon and george rask. >>mark: we will be out freezing on the waterfront. >>mark: we're waiting for the big announcement from apple this morning.
>> a lot of success for apple does ride on how successful this new phone will be. >>darya: we have a reporter inside and a reporter outside. state into, we will have the latest on that. >>mark: thank you for joining us, we will be back live tomorrow morning starting at 4:00 a.m.. "
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